The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Architect
Rank 289 300 337
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +37
Contract jobs requiring a Data Architect 137 124 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.56% 0.49% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.53% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 84 52
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£575 £538 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.97% -2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £420 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £675 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Data Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22765 23591 22534
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.33% 93.10% 93.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 16128 16266 15004
Average daily rate £425 £430 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% -1.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £270 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 463 406 529
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £19.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -4.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.70 £43.00 £45.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.24% -7.42%

Data Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Architect in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Data Architect Jobs Demand Trend in London

Data Architect
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Architect across the London region.

Data Architect Daily Rate Trend in London

Data Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Architect across the London region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Data Architect Daily Rate Histogram in London

Data Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Architect across the London region.

Data Architect Hourly Rate Trend in London

Data Architect
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Architect within the London region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
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Last Year
Matching
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +9 26 £575 +6.23% 6
Docklands, London +12 2 £665 -5.00% 1
Data Architect
England

Data Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Data Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Data Architect in their job title.

1 141 (50.72%) Data Modelling
2 132 (47.48%) Data Architecture
3 73 (26.26%) Oracle
4 66 (23.74%) Migration
5 60 (21.58%) Finance
6 58 (20.86%) Data Warehouse
7 53 (19.06%) SQL
8 51 (18.35%) Big Data
9 49 (17.63%) Banking
9 49 (17.63%) Data Management
10 46 (16.55%) Data Migration
10 46 (16.55%) Business Intelligence
10 46 (16.55%) Data Governance
11 44 (15.83%) TOGAF
12 41 (14.75%) SQL Server
12 41 (14.75%) Analytics
13 38 (13.67%) Hadoop
14 32 (11.51%) Master Data Management
15 31 (11.15%) ETL
16 28 (10.07%) Investment Banking
16 28 (10.07%) MongoDB
17 26 (9.35%) Teradata
18 25 (8.99%) UNIX
18 25 (8.99%) Microsoft
18 25 (8.99%) NoSQL
19 24 (8.63%) Sybase
19 24 (8.63%) Oracle RAC
20 23 (8.27%) Data Integration
20 23 (8.27%) SAN
21 22 (7.91%) Analytical Skills

Data Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Data Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Data Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (3.96%) Apache Pig
2 7 (2.52%) Oracle Coherence
2 7 (2.52%) Apache Spark
3 5 (1.80%) Apache
4 4 (1.44%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.72%) SAS
5 2 (0.72%) IIS
5 2 (0.72%) IBM Notes
5 2 (0.72%) Apache Solr
5 2 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.72%) Apache ServiceMix
6 1 (0.36%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.36%) CICS
Applications
1 4 (1.44%) MS Office
2 3 (1.08%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.72%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 1 (0.36%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.36%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.44%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.72%) SaaS
3 1 (0.36%) PaaS
3 1 (0.36%) IaaS
3 1 (0.36%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (0.36%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (0.36%) ElastiCache
3 1 (0.36%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.36%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (8.27%) SAN
2 15 (5.40%) NAS
3 4 (1.44%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (1.44%) LAN
3 4 (1.44%) WAN
4 3 (1.08%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.08%) DNS
4 3 (1.08%) IP Telephony
5 2 (0.72%) Firewall
5 2 (0.72%) MVNO
6 1 (0.36%) OpenFlow
6 1 (0.36%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (0.36%) Network Security
6 1 (0.36%) Internet
6 1 (0.36%) DHCP
6 1 (0.36%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (20.86%) Data Warehouse
2 51 (18.35%) Big Data
3 41 (14.75%) SQL Server
4 38 (13.67%) Hadoop
5 28 (10.07%) MongoDB
6 25 (8.99%) NoSQL
7 20 (7.19%) Oracle Database
8 17 (6.12%) Apache Cassandra
8 17 (6.12%) DataStage
9 16 (5.76%) Apache Hive
10 14 (5.04%) Relational Database
11 13 (4.68%) Data Mining
12 12 (4.32%) RDBMS
12 12 (4.32%) Oracle Database 11g
13 11 (3.96%) DB2
14 10 (3.60%) MySQL
14 10 (3.60%) SQL Server 2008
14 10 (3.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 9 (3.24%) Data Mart
15 9 (3.24%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 10 (3.60%) Visual Studio
1 10 (3.60%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (2.16%) Talend Open Studio
3 5 (1.80%) Jenkins
4 4 (1.44%) PowerDesigner
4 4 (1.44%) ERwin
5 3 (1.08%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.72%) MSI
7 1 (0.36%) XMLSpy
7 1 (0.36%) JUnit
General
1 60 (21.58%) Finance
2 49 (17.63%) Banking
3 28 (10.07%) Investment Banking
4 12 (4.32%) Telecoms
5 11 (3.96%) Retail
6 9 (3.24%) Manufacturing
6 9 (3.24%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (1.80%) Back Office
7 5 (1.80%) Marketing
8 4 (1.44%) Games
9 3 (1.08%) Legal
10 2 (0.72%) Front Office
11 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.36%) Publishing
11 1 (0.36%) Billing
11 1 (0.36%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.36%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (5.40%) XML
2 8 (2.88%) XSD
2 8 (2.88%) FpML
3 5 (1.80%) Web Services
3 5 (1.80%) .NET
4 4 (1.44%) REST
5 3 (1.08%) SOAP
6 2 (0.72%) XML Schema
6 2 (0.72%) JSON
6 2 (0.72%) Apache CXF
6 2 (0.72%) RESTful
6 2 (0.72%) HTML
6 2 (0.72%) JSP
6 2 (0.72%) XSLT
6 2 (0.72%) Apache Camel
7 1 (0.36%) MEAP
7 1 (0.36%) Cascading
7 1 (0.36%) ZeroMQ
7 1 (0.36%) ODBC
7 1 (0.36%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 23 (8.27%) Data Integration
2 22 (7.91%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (5.76%) Data Structures
3 16 (5.76%) Management Information System
4 13 (4.68%) Computer Science
5 12 (4.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 11 (3.96%) Visualisation
7 8 (2.88%) Reference Data
8 7 (2.52%) Enterprise Storage
8 7 (2.52%) Pharmacovigilance
9 6 (2.16%) Mobile Payment
9 6 (2.16%) Data Extraction
10 5 (1.80%) Data Protection Act
10 5 (1.80%) Clustering
11 3 (1.08%) CESG
11 3 (1.08%) Derivative
11 3 (1.08%) Credit Risk
11 3 (1.08%) Market Risk
11 3 (1.08%) Online Games
11 3 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 25 (8.99%) UNIX
2 20 (7.19%) Linux
3 16 (5.76%) Solaris
4 13 (4.68%) AIX
5 11 (3.96%) Windows
6 7 (2.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (1.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (1.80%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.72%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.72%) HPUX
9 1 (0.36%) Android
9 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.36%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (50.72%) Data Modelling
2 132 (47.48%) Data Architecture
3 66 (23.74%) Migration
4 49 (17.63%) Data Management
5 46 (16.55%) Business Intelligence
5 46 (16.55%) Data Migration
5 46 (16.55%) Data Governance
6 44 (15.83%) TOGAF
7 41 (14.75%) Analytics
8 32 (11.51%) Master Data Management
9 31 (11.15%) ETL
10 20 (7.19%) Project Management
10 20 (7.19%) Data Analysis
11 18 (6.47%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (5.76%) Data Mapping
13 14 (5.04%) Enterprise Architecture
13 14 (5.04%) SOA
13 14 (5.04%) UML
14 13 (4.68%) Business Analysis
14 13 (4.68%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 53 (19.06%) SQL
2 16 (5.76%) T-SQL
3 13 (4.68%) Java
4 11 (3.96%) Shell Script
5 10 (3.60%) PL/SQL
6 7 (2.52%) Python
7 4 (1.44%) C++
8 3 (1.08%) C
9 2 (0.72%) C#
9 2 (0.72%) Ruby
9 2 (0.72%) XPath
9 2 (0.72%) Scala
9 2 (0.72%) R
10 1 (0.36%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (5.76%) Degree
1 16 (5.76%) Security Cleared
2 12 (4.32%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.08%) DV Cleared
3 3 (1.08%) MCSE
3 3 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.80%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.72%) QA
2 2 (0.72%) Basel III
3 1 (0.36%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 24 (8.63%) Oracle RAC
2 15 (5.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (3.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 7 (2.52%) Apache Flume
4 7 (2.52%) VMware ESX
5 6 (2.16%) HDFS
6 4 (1.44%) Active Directory
7 3 (1.08%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.36%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 9 (3.24%) Oozie
2 8 (2.88%) Data Guard
3 6 (2.16%) Ambari
4 4 (1.44%) Tivoli
5 3 (1.08%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (0.72%) Hadoop YARN
6 2 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.72%) SCCM
6 2 (0.72%) Puppet
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 73 (26.26%) Oracle
2 26 (9.35%) Teradata
3 25 (8.99%) Microsoft
4 24 (8.63%) Sybase
5 20 (7.19%) VMware
6 17 (6.12%) Cisco
6 17 (6.12%) IBM
7 16 (5.76%) Informatica
8 12 (4.32%) SAP
9 11 (3.96%) Netezza
10 7 (2.52%) Ab Initio
10 7 (2.52%) Hortonworks
10 7 (2.52%) MapR
11 6 (2.16%) Talend
12 5 (1.80%) Cloudera
12 5 (1.80%) Tableau
12 5 (1.80%) Siebel
12 5 (1.80%) Business Objects
13 4 (1.44%) Sun
13 4 (1.44%) HP
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